Seaman Elizabeth Cochrane

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Elizabeth Seaman
photographed c. 1890


 (sē′mən), Elizabeth Cochrane Pen name Nellie Bly (blī) 1864?-1922.
American journalist known for her muckraking articles in the New York World, particularly an exposé on conditions in mental institutions. She also wrote an account of her 72-day journey around the world.
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